For all you buy-and-hold investors out there, we just wanted to give you a heads up. The Dow Jones Industrial Average is making some changes for the first time since 2013. The technology powerhouse, Apple (AAPL) will be added to the DJIA on March 19th, and AT&T (T) will be removed. David Blitzer, chairman of… [Read More] Hey Buy-And-Hold Investors, DJIA Is Making Changes!
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In addition to flipping out about interest rates that have not even moved yet, the US dollar continues to strengthen. This is primarily because around the globe, folks are realizing the banks in Europe are essentially paralyzed. There are worries the “quantitative easing” program begun in Europe (only yesterday!) may not be enough. [Read More] The Stock Market Can Be Like A Moody Teenager
Last week, it was announced Apple will be added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 19th. Since the Dow Jones holds just 30 stocks, one has to go. AT&T is being dropped on that day. [Read More] Apple Getting Added to the Dow Jones Industrial Average
Uncertainty can be really scary. Scary enough to discourage action of any kind. Think about it: when you have a big project to get done, like remodeling your kitchen, that feeling of “Where do I start?”, begins to creep in. What happens next? Unless you take some initiative and find out a good way to… [Read More] Don’t Let Uncertainty Intimidate You
Market Commentary March 5, 2015: NASDAQ closed above 5000. This last happened 15 years ago. Also, Yellen hopes to avoid upsetting markets when rates rise. [Read More] Market Commentary March 5, 2015
Stephen Suttmeier made a pretty interesting commentary regarding the NYSE chart. After we found this on Josh Brown’s website, we wanted to share it with you! Recently, the focus on many investors, and many market-related news articles, have been about the NASDAQ and how it reached 5,000. Don’t get me wrong, that’s a great thing,… [Read More] Keep Your Eyes On the RIGHT Chart!